EcoRep Coordinator Maddy Chong ‘23 Honored for Peer to Peer Leadership

May 11, 2021

As an EcoReps Coordinator with the Office of Sustainability, sophomore Maddy Chong educates and leads both her fellow EcoReps and other students in sustainable practices on campus. On Tuesday, May 4 she was honored for her contributions at the Campus Life Peer to Peer Leadership Celebration with the Peer to Peer Leader of the Year Award.

Maddy was nominated by several of her peers for her dedication to sustainability and her ability to motivate and inspire others was. As noted by one of her nominees, “Maddy is always available and is a great leader who reaches out to everyone and facilitates group bonding. Additionally, she shares her knowledge of environmental sustainability with everyone... she leads with confidence and humility and is a role model to those around her.”

Lisa Nicolaison, Engagement and Communicators Coordinator and staff adviser to the EcoReps Program said, “I am truly inspired by everything Maddy has accomplished during this extremely challenging year and her unwavering commitment to the EcoReps program and sustainability on campus.”

Congratulations to Maddy and all the Peer to Peer awardees!

The Peer to Peer Leadership Celebration was sponsored by the Office of the Vice President for Campus Life, the Office of Wintersession and Campus EngagementAccessAbility CenterAthletics, the Carl A. Fields Center for Equality + Cultural Understanding, the Center for Career DevelopmentHealth Promotion and Prevention Services, the LGBT CenterOffice of the Dean of the CollegeOffice of the Dean of Undergraduate StudentsOffice of Religious Life, Office of Sustainability, Outdoor Action, the Pace Center, and SHARE.